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International dissertation award Fondazione Silvestro Marcucci

The Fondazione Silvestro Marcucci award, co-financed by the Accademia Lucchese di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, is a biannual award given to a doctoral thesis of philosophical subject, related in particular to Immanuel Kant or the kantianism and its developments until contemporary philosophy. The award consists of Euro 5000, which can be used, according to the will of the author, to partially or completely finance the publication of the thesis in the series of the foundation itself.
  • 2009-2010 Edition
    The award for the years 2009-2010 has been granted to Dr. Courtney David Fugate, for the dissertation thesis The Teleology of Reason. An Examination of the Sources and Structure of Kant's Critical Philosophy. The award commitee was composed by Bernd Dörflinger (Trier), Mario Caimi (Buenos Aires), Alfredo Ferrarin (Pisa), Luca Fonnesu (Pavia), and Claudio La Rocca (Genova).
    The Foundation wishes to thank all the many participants.

  • 2011-2012 Edition
    The participation at the 2011-2012 Edition of the award is now open. The application shall be submitted using the following request form. All the needed informations can be found here. The deadline for the submission of the applications is May 31st, 2013.